NIGIS Corrosion Awareness Awards

NIGIS Corrosion Awareness Awards are presented to honour and respect individuals / institutions for their contribution to corrosion awareness and developments in the field of corrosion science and technology in India. Over the years, 127 scientists / teachers / engineers/ professional; along with 46 students and 26 public / private sector laboratories has been honoured with NIGIS corrosion awareness awards, presented under various categories.

NIGIS invites applications for the following corrosions awareness awards for the year 2018-19 to be presented during CORCON Corrosion Conference to be held during 23 - 26 September 2019 at Mumbai.

The last date for the receipt for applications at NIGIS office is 15th July 2019.

Invitation of Applications for NIGIS Corrosion Awareness Awards

1-Excellence in Corrosion Science & Technology Awards For excellent contributions to the field of corrosion evaluation, corrosion control, corrosion management and corrosion awareness

Award : A plaque, certificate and honorarium of Rs. 31,000/-

Number of Awards : Three (3)

Award (1) - A person older than 40 years of age working in research / educational organization

Award (2) - A person older than 40 years of age working in oil / gas related organization

Award (3) - A person older than 40 years of age working in the field of quality management and control

2- Distinction in Corrosion Science & Technology Awards For distinctive contribution to the field of corrosion evaluation, corrosion control, corrosion management and corrosion awareness including some exemplary contributions / achievements

Award : A plaque, certificate and honorarium of Rs. 25,000/-

Number of Awards : Two (2)

Award (1) - A person between 25 and 40 years of age working in an industrial organization

Award (2) - A person between 25 and 40 years of age working in a research / educational organization

3.Excellent Laboratory Award For excellent contribution to the field of corrosion science & technology by monitoring, testing, evaluation of performance and quality of materials, and research / development works.

Award : A plaque and certificate

Number of Awards : One(1)

4.Student Awards For thesis on corrosion science & technology for degree during the year commencing 1st July 2018 and ending 30th June 2019.

Award : A plaque, certificate and honorarium

Number of Awards : Two (2)

Award (1) - Ph D Degree, Honorarium Rs. 21,000/-

Award (2) - M Tech / ME / MSc. Degree, Honorarium of Rs 15,000/-

5.Meritorious Contribution Award For meritorious contributions to the field of corrosion science and technology and activities of NACE and other similar organizations

Award : A plaque, certificate and honorarium of Rs. 51,000/-

Number of Awards: Two(2)

Award (1) - A person working in academic or research and development organization

Award (2) - A person working in an industrial organization

6.Lifetime Achievement Award (Nominated Award) This award will be presented to the nominee selected by the Section Governing Board of NIGIS Award : A plaque and certificate

Number of Award : One (1)

Recipient of Award:

A senior citizen for his / her lifetime contributions to:

  • NACE International and NIGIS
  • Corrosion and its control / corrosion education / corrosion research / corrosion management etc
  • Corrosion Awareness programs